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Autism Diagnosis: Still The Same Family

As many of you may already know, me and my family have been dealing with developmental delays with Leo. Therapists and doctors kept going back and forth between it being just a delay to something more. 359 more words


Fun in the Sun: An Aurban Thanksmas Getaway

Ah the holidays. The time of year that tends to bring unnecessary conflict, drama, and stress. Over the years I have managed to cope by escaping to somewhere far away from the Midwest, and take advantage of the legal holiday and make it into an extended vacation. 614 more words


Christmas comes Early for R, a 5 year old child with developmental delays

R is a 5 year old child who showed signs and symptoms of autism at 2 years 8 months old. R’s mom noticed that something was amiss when R took his MMR vaccine at 18 months old. 1,509 more words


GF/CF Shaped Birthday Cookie Cake

I used to work in bakeries before I had to switch to a special gluten free diet. The switch was totally worth it- My brain and body work so much better- but I admit- I occasionally just crave a pastry! 467 more words


Anise Cookies

1/2 c. Soy-free Earth Balance  

3/4 c. sugar

1 egg

1 tsp. vanilla

1 3/4 c. gluten-free flour blend (I use Pamela’s)

1 Tbs. crushed anise seeds… 135 more words


Vanilla Cookie Recipe GF/CF

These funny looking things are a lifesaver for our family’s special autism spectrum diet. We avoid gluten, casein, corn, and sugar, to name the ‘big ones.’ 145 more words

Pizza for the GF/CF DIET

Folks, my family ate a whole lotta this yesterday, and it just occurred to me that I have never shared the recipe for this marvel. While it may not look like much, the marvel of this pizza is that it is the best gluten free, dairy free, corn free, and other things free pizza that I have ever made. 281 more words